Touchpoints

A Touchpoint (contact point, customer contact, Moment of Truth, point of contact) describes the interface of a product, service or brand with customers/users, non-customers, employees and other stakeholders, before, during and after a transaction. This may be applied in business-to-business as well as business-to-consumer environments.
Posts about Touchpoints
  • 4 Tools to Get You Closer to Your Customers

    … an appointment. Learn more: Customer Journey Mapping for Small Business 2. Touchpoints and Moments of Truth Analysis Think of this as a complement or an alternative to customer journey mapping. Each moment that a customer sees your advertising or passes your store or looks over a bill is a touchpoint, one of many incidents that add up to a total…

    Jeff B. Copeland/ Dex Media- 20 readers -
  • How to Bring Your Relationship Building Strategy Offline

    … a face-to-face connection with the consumer, business partner or influencer that takes you beyond the fickle relationship built online. Why Offline Touchpoints Work Have you ever read “How To Win Friends And Influence People”? It is one of the most crucial marketing books ever released, even all these years later. It stresses the power of genuine…

    Ann Smarty/ Relevancein How To's- 14 readers -
  • (Dis)Content Marketing: How To Survive The Shakeout

    … Content marketing. Heard of it? Whether B2C or B2B, content growth has obviously gone ballistic. Among everybody from mom-and-pop retailers to the biggest brands on the planet, content in all its many forms has been anointed king, whether it’s your blog, site content, viral video, e-book or any of the other multifold formats that fit under…

    Steve Dille/ Marketing Landin EMail Content How To's- 21 readers -
  • 3 Content Marketing Trends to Rule Them All in 2015

    …, so do consumers. Consumers know with even limited research online they can find a high quality product or service provider. If you’re not marketing your business as THE business for the thing you do, consumers are going to pass you by the business that does. 3) Content Syndication is Queen If content is king (and it is), then in 2015 content…

    Ryan Hanley/ Content Warfare Blogin Content Twitter- 26 readers -
  • Five Tips for Writing Case Studies That Aren't Boring as Hell

    … that same information but present it in a more aesthetically pleasing way. Now the reader can become more involved in the piece and potentially recall the message more easily at a later date (remember, a case study is just one of several customer touchpoints). We see all types of visuals on the Web today. Consider including some in your case studies…

    MarketingProfs- 16 readers -
  • What’s Next for Content Marketing? You.

    … on the breadth of the relationship by adding touchpoints. Our research shows that high-performing brands do both – providing what we call the ‘total experience’. In fact, we believe that the most important marketing metric will soon change from ‘share of wallet’ or ‘share of voice’ to ‘share of experience’.” It seems clear now that the evolution…

    Robert Rose/ Content Marketing Institutein Content- 25 readers -
  • The 6 Most Important Things in Email Marketing for 2015

    …. It is almost the same effort to use professional email I wrote about picking the right touchpoints for email list growth before and there is even a template for that. The source is a big predictor for the quality of the list. Will list growth be recognized as a win? Not if your goals are only set in percentages. Open, click and conversion percentages…

    Jordie Van Rijn/ GetResponse Blogin EMail- 24 readers -
  • Communicating With Mobile Consumers in the ‘Experience Age’

    … to grab the attention of their desired audiences. How? Brands must enact customer care through multi-channel engagement. Mobile is a major part of this approach, and is positioned to grow significantly in 2015, as new technology, additional data and more access to consumer attitudes will impact engagement strategies. Brands have more access…

    Street Fightin Social- 11 readers -
  • Five Options for Attribution Modeling With Analytics Engines

    … on specific keywords? However they got there, this view is just as limiting as last click. You still have only one touchpoint on which to base your marketing decisions—it just moved to an earlier point in the process. Now, instead of watching scoring plays, you're watching kickoffs and punts. 3. Position-based Now we're getting somewhere. With this model…

    MarketingProfs- 6 readers -
  • Top 20 Mobile Marketing Articles of 2014

    … not obvious to you yet — mobile matters. Now! Structural changes are happening with Google Search for mobile devices, and people are using this medium more than ever. Dr. Peter J. Meyers delves into an article to give us more information. When crafting your mobile strategy, you should be able to map out the possible touchpoints at every step…

    John Anyasor/ UpCity Daily Tipsin Paid Search Mobile- 16 readers -
  • Long Tail CTR Study: The Forgotten Traffic Beyond Top 10 Rankings

    … and devices. Google’s Zero Moment of Truth theory (ZMOT), which describes a revolution in the way consumers search for information online, supports this idea and predicts that we can expect the number of times natural search is involved on the path to a conversion to get higher and higher. Understanding how people interact with Google and other search…

    Moz Blogin Paid Search- 8 readers -
  • Marketing Technology Innovation Thrives In The Intersections

    … to the onboarding of new customers and ongoing customer retention campaigns. But this calls for new collaborations between the technologists configuring and operating these tools, the creative teams who know how to produce compelling programs in them, and the people who have responsibility for customer satisfaction and loyalty. Finance…

    Scott Brinker/ Marketing Land- 20 readers -
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